Rollits strengthens private client team

Rollits has appointed two new solicitors to strengthen its team of private client law experts.

Emma Fawke and Bella O’Keeffe have joined Rollits as solicitors in the private client department.

Fawke, who has worked in the legal sector for more than 12 years, qualified as a solicitor in 2011, and has worked in general practice since then.

She now specialises in wills, estate planning and administration matters, as well as lasting powers of attorney. She is based in the firm’s Hull office.

A history graduate from the University of Hull, O’Keeffe joins Rollits from a local York law firm.

O’Keeffe advises clients in relation to the preparation of wills, creation of trusts, estate planning, taxation, administration of estates, powers of attorney, Court of Protection applications and care home fee planning. She will be located in the York office.

John Lane, Head of the private capital team at Rollits, commented: “We are delighted to have Emma and Bella as a new additions to the team. We are keen to invest in the young talent and I look forward to helping them develop and learn as his career progresses with the firm.”

Pictured, from left to right: Bella O’Keeffe and Emma Fawke